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Banshee nears completion, final pieces delivered to Kings Island

Photo compliments of Kings Island Photo compliments of Kings Island
MASON, OH (FOX19) -

The construction of the world's longest inverted roller coaster, "Banshee," is heading down the stretch.

The final two pieces of track for the $24 million ride were delivered from Clermont Steel Fabricators in Batavia, OH to Kings Island on Wednesday.

The following track elements have been completed: Lift hill, 150-foot Curved Drop, Loop interacting with the lift, Zero-G-Roll, Batwing and Outside Loop.

The Spiral, In-Line Roll and Carousel are the remaining track elements to be constructed. Banshee will make its highly-anticipated debut in April.

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